Posts from December 21, 2017

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Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas—December 14th, 2017

by St Thomas Episcopal

From the readings for this coming Sunday, we have Paul, writing in his first letter to the Thessalonians: Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Do not quench the Spirit. Do not despise the words of prophets, but test everything; […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas—December 7th, 2017

by St Thomas Episcopal

“The beginning of the Good News of Jesus Christ, the son of God.” This is the opening line of the Gospel according to Mark. The good news, according to Mark, is that the one who had been long foretold by prophets was coming, soon, very soon. The wait was over, but the preparation continues. We […]